Pac-12 announces volleyball players of the week

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Offensive: Kara Bajema, SR, OH, Washington (Lynden, Wash.)
5.50 KPS, .360 Pct., 0.25 APS, 3 SA, 3.13 DPS, 5.9 PPS
• Helped Washington extended its seven-match win streak topping both Arizona (3-1) and Arizona State (3-1).
• Recorded her 15th double-double of the season, tied for second-most in the Conference.
• Posted a team-leading 22 kills against the Wildcats hitting .315 with 14 digs and two service aces.
• Led the match in kills (22) while facing the Sun Devils with a .413 hitting percentage and 11 digs.
•  Named Offensive Player of the Week for the fifth time this season and earns the Huskies’ 73rd all-time weekly award.  

Defensive: Morgan Hentz, SR, LB, Stanford (Lakeside Park, Ky.)
4.57 DPS, 3 SA, 0.57 APS
• Led Stanford to a pair of road wins at No. 16 Utah (3-1) and Colorado (3-0) to clinch at least a share of the 2019 Pac-12 title, the team’s third straight.
• Recorded a team-high 20 digs against the Utes to break the program’s career record (2,167), moving her into fifth place in Pac-12 history.
• Posted a match-high 12 digs and put down three aces versus Colorado while anchoring a Cardinal defense which held the Buffaloes to a -.012 hitting percentage, the lowest by a Stanford opponent this season.
• Had a perfect service reception mark with zero errors on 34 attempts.
• Collects her seventh-career Defensive Player of the Week award, Stanford’s 120th weekly nod.

Freshman: Kamaile Hiapo, FR, LB, Arizona (Mesa, Ariz.)
5.25 DPS, 1.38 APS, 1 SA
• Helped Arizona to a four-set upset over No. 22 Washington State (3-1) last week.
• Recorded a team-leading 24 against the Cougs, her fourth 20-plus-dig match of the season.
• Posted 18 digs in the four-set loss to No. 10 Washington.
• Her 42 digs in the two matches give her 343 digs this season, 28 digs shy of becoming Arizona's all-time freshman leader in digs.
• Earns her second-straight Freshman of the Week award, and Arizona’s sixth all-time freshman of the week honor.

ALSO NOMINATED:
Offensive: Paige Whipple, ARIZ; Ivana Jeremic, ASU; Sterling Parker, COLO; Willow Johnson, ORE; Audriana Fitzmorris, STAN; Mac May, UCLA; Dani Drews, UTAH.
Defensive: Kamaile Hiapo, ARIZ; Courtney Leffel, ASU; Rachel Whipple, COLO; Brooke Nuneviller, ORE; Grace Massey, OSU; Savvy Simo, UCLA; Berkeley Oblad, UTAH; Shayne McPherson, WASH.
Freshman: Kennedi Boyd, ASU; Sterling Parker, COLO; Karson Bacon, ORE; Zoe Weatherington, UTAH.

  Offensive Defensive Freshman
Sept. 2 Savannah Rennie, California Courtney Leffel, Arizona State Kylie Robinson, Oregon
Sept. 9 Kathryn Plummer, Stanford Meegan Hart, Colorado Jill Schneggenburger, Colorado
Sept. 16 Kara Bajema, Washington Jasmine Gross, USC Kalen Owes, USC
Sept. 23 Kara Bajema, Washington Avie Niece, Washington Kendall Kipp, Stanford
Sept. 30 Kara Bajema, Washington Grace Massey, Oregon State Kylie Robinson, Oregon
Oct. 7 Audriana Fitzmorris, Stanford Madeleine Gates, Stanford Kendall Kipp, Stanford
Oct. 15  Kenzie Koerber, Utah Magda Jehlárová, Washington State Kendall Kipp, Stanford
Oct. 21 Mima Mirkovic, California Shayne McPherson, Washington Iman Isanovic, Arizona State
Oct. 28 Mac May, UCLA Morgan Hentz, Stanford Lexi Hadrych, UCLA
Nov. 4 Khalia Lanier, USC Kenzie Koerber, Utah Magda Jehlárová, Washington State
Nov. 11 Khalia Lanier, USC Alexis Dirige, Washington State Zoe Weatherington, Utah
Nov. 18  Kara Bajema, Washington Courtney Leffel, Arizona State Kamaile Hiapo, Arizona
Nov. 25  Kara Bajema, Washington Morgan Hentz, Stanford Kamaile Hiapo, Arizona
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